How We Stack Up to ESI Money’s Brilliant Wealth Building Tips!

This weekend, I read again one of my favorite articles by ESI Money, who retired at 52 with a 3 million dollar net worth. I love his personal finance blog, but I particularly love the post above because it summarizes some brilliant but very simple tips for building wealth. I was curious to see how my husband and I [...]

We paid off 62k of student loans in 6 weeks!!

Every two weeks, I’ll be posting a quick bi-weekly update on how our student loan debt payoff is progressing. That way, I’m more on the hook to keep on track with goals. If I'm slacking off, feel free to yell at me in the comments! I need the motivation ;o) Current loan status: When I started this blog 6 weeks [...]

Bi-weekly Student Loan Payoff Update

This is a quick post to give a bi-weekly update on how our student loan debt payoff is progressing. When I started this blog under a month ago, my husband and I had a combined 156k in student loans. I had 111k, and he had 45k. We have no other debt besides our mortgage, which we're paying [...]

We’ve paid off 20k in Student Loans in July!!!!!!

So this is a short post to basically yell and scream with joy that we've successfully paid off 20k of loans this month!! This is WAYYYY more than we were expecting to have available to pay off for this month. A couple of things happened in July that helped increase our income significantly, most of which are [...]

I got a raise!  

Yesterday was a great day! I got home from my work trip to Salt Lake City, and had the anticipated conversation with my boss to ask for a raise. Salt Lake City Work Trip: My 3 day trip to Salt Lake City flew by. I absolutely loved the little bit that I got to see [...]

Preparing for a Work Trip, Side Hustle Update, and Asking for a Raise!

Today's blog post will be short and sweet as I've already worked a 12 hour day, and I'm still not done with everything I have to do! Work Trip to Salt Lake City, Utah: I'm leaving tomorrow for a work trip to Salt Lake City, Utah, and there's a lot to prepare for the client before going. [...]